Professional Doctorate in Education 48 months PHD Program By University of Nottingham Ningbo China |Top Universities
Program Duration

48 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

7,973 USDTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Main Subject Area

Education and TrainingMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Education and Training

Degree

Other

Study Level

PHD

Study Mode

Blended

This programme is an exciting opportunity for experienced education professionals to develop the critical knowledge and skills necessary to undertake their own research and thereby improve their educational practices and contexts.

The Professional Doctorate brings people together from across education sectors to work as a cohort in a series of weekend study schools and then on an extended piece of original research. The programme is directed by Dr Xiaojun Lu and taught by an established team of nationally and internationally recognised education scholars who boast a wide range of expertise and experience in research, teaching, and policy work.

The programme has a focus on theoretically-informed, applied educational research as a basis for understanding and transforming education understanding, practices, and contexts across a range of sectors. It seeks to explore the connections between policy, research and professional knowledge and practice. At all times students will be expected to develop their own arguments and critical standpoint in relation to education research.

Program overview

Main Subject

Education and Training

Degree

Other

Study Level

PHD

Study Mode

Blended

This programme is an exciting opportunity for experienced education professionals to develop the critical knowledge and skills necessary to undertake their own research and thereby improve their educational practices and contexts.

The Professional Doctorate brings people together from across education sectors to work as a cohort in a series of weekend study schools and then on an extended piece of original research. The programme is directed by Dr Xiaojun Lu and taught by an established team of nationally and internationally recognised education scholars who boast a wide range of expertise and experience in research, teaching, and policy work.

The programme has a focus on theoretically-informed, applied educational research as a basis for understanding and transforming education understanding, practices, and contexts across a range of sectors. It seeks to explore the connections between policy, research and professional knowledge and practice. At all times students will be expected to develop their own arguments and critical standpoint in relation to education research.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

7+
3+
100+

The programme is only open to domestic Chinese including citizens from Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan as well as Mainland China. UNNC international staff are also eligible to apply.

A candidate for the Professional Doctorate in Education degree must:

(a) be a graduate of any approved university holding a Bachelor’s degree (normally first- or second-class Honours or equivalent) and normally holding an appropriate Master’s degree,or
(b) hold such other qualifications as may, on the recommendation of the School, be deemed by Senate to be equivalent to the qualifications referred to in (a)
(c) have a minimum of two years’ professional experience within a relevant field.

4 Years
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Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

7,973 USD
-

International Students

7,973 USD
-

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At the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), you will be offered an international experience in a local setting. We are firmly rooted in all that is distinctive about UK education and offer innovative teaching and assessment methods that encourage independent and creative thinking among students.


We provide courses that constantly evolve to incorporate new research developments, regularly consulting with businesses and employers to ensure our programmes provide you with the opportunity to develop key transferable skills for employment.

About 80% of our master graduates are employed by world renowned companies. Graduate starting salaries are twice the national average.

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